In most cases, you will require software and apps to run your business more smoothly. Here's an option if you need software to help you with cost estimates; in a word, it should allow you to estimate labor and material costs quickly and easily, send estimates from your current location without a problem, set up a payment schedule for customers, as well as take into account your taxes when sending through an estimate. At the end of the day, it should not just end up saving you time, effort, and resources but it should, hopefully, aid you in making quicker more accurate decisions when scaling your business too.
Construction accounting software is also important because it needs to cater to your industry. Essentially handling your accounting and bookkeeping tasks should be made easier because you'll have a platform designed to specifically manage these tasks for you. Moreover, it'll take into account every major (and minor expense) as well as your income so that your profit and loss and balance sheet reports always tally up. And it should help you keep on top of your billing and tax requirements as well as manage your cash flow (including keeping track of your mileage expenses) so that you can maintain a positive cash flow at all times.